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Forum: projects & restorations 07-14-2018, 12:28 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 29,806
Posted By GTJordan
Jesus Ontario corrosion sure is taking its toll...

Jesus Ontario corrosion sure is taking its toll on any bare metal
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 265
Posted By GTJordan
Could it just be how it should be now? You know,...

Could it just be how it should be now? You know, you were running on bagged out crap for how long? All of a sudden its new and back to how it should be?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 640
Posted By GTJordan
Those plugs look like you're burning some oil,...

Those plugs look like you're burning some oil, but not A LOT. Do they all look like that, or is it just one or two that are looking like that?

When I pull plugs out of cars that are consuming oil...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-08-2018, 12:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 735
Posted By GTJordan
I believe Ford motorsport sells a wiring harness...

I believe Ford motorsport sells a wiring harness to drop this engine into pretty much anything. You can buy them from them also.

Go for it
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-07-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 871
Posted By GTJordan
:drama:

:drama:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 640
Posted By GTJordan
How gummed up is under the oil cap? Oil control...

How gummed up is under the oil cap? Oil control rings could be plugged up. Maybe try running a few oil changes sooner with like BG's engine performance restore. Note- it is quite aggressive, read...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-05-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,394
Posted By GTJordan
Holy friggin **** bud. Sweet! I think I saw some...

Holy friggin **** bud. Sweet! I think I saw some pictures of this on Instagram. Glad I now know what it is exactly!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-05-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 637
Posted By GTJordan
From Cometic WHY DOES COMETIC RECOMMEND MLS...

From Cometic

WHY DOES COMETIC RECOMMEND MLS GASKETS TO BE INSTALLED DRY?
Cometic Multi-Layer Steel (MLS) head gaskets go on dry because they are coated with a sealant. Each MLS head gasket is...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-05-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 637
Posted By GTJordan
Cometic. Jegs sells them cheaper than the home...

Cometic. Jegs sells them cheaper than the home site. Atleast when I ordered mine they did.
Forum: showroom 07-01-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 580
Posted By GTJordan
:omg:

:omg:
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 640
Posted By GTJordan
Chapman motors? Head over to the...

Chapman motors?

Head over to the VanCityLolVo thread in show room
Forum: performance & modifications 06-25-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,400
Posted By GTJordan
There is. It's called Turbobricks

There is. It's called Turbobricks
Forum: projects & restorations 06-24-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 44,498
Posted By GTJordan
The best Volvo technician team this year at...

The best Volvo technician team this year at VISTA, was from Estonia!
Forum: showroom 06-24-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 23,322
Posted By GTJordan
I'd like one of those pipes still.

I'd like one of those pipes still.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-24-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,170
Posted By GTJordan
Thank you! Jordan

Thank you!

Jordan
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-22-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,069
Posted By GTJordan
Yes 30Lbs is excessive, and on a passenger tire...

Yes 30Lbs is excessive, and on a passenger tire you look for under 15lbs. BUT, did you put these tires on? What kind of tires and how old? Just because road force is out, doesn't mean the rim is...
Forum: showroom 06-22-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 897
Posted By GTJordan
Are you going to produce a couple of these?

Are you going to produce a couple of these?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,069
Posted By GTJordan
As someone who does a lot of mounting and...

As someone who does a lot of mounting and balancing of newer rims, it is very rare that I throw a set on the balance machine and find absolutely no movement from the rim. Even some I look at on...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,170
Posted By GTJordan
If you find where you got those clipped adapters,...

If you find where you got those clipped adapters, can you update this thread? I remember reading your post about the moving injectors. I have ID1000's in my NIW manifold, and noticed the same...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,509
Posted By GTJordan
So I had been considering a Pro for my build, but...

So I had been considering a Pro for my build, but Cosbys compliments of the Gold box had me interested (specially with all the problems I've been reading with the Pro). Is the gold box an almost...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 37,776
Posted By GTJordan
You should build a canopy (or "topper") out of...

You should build a canopy (or "topper") out of the back half of a wagons roof. Throw it on. You know, just to mess with people. :rofl:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,051
Posted By GTJordan
Most Alibaba places sell on AliExpress and will...

Most Alibaba places sell on AliExpress and will ship just one. You can email Alibaba factory and ask for pricing on one. But yeah, a group buy of ten wouldn't be a bad go.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,051
Posted By GTJordan
Why not go straight to the source? ...

Why not go straight to the source?

https://www.alibaba.com/product-detail/Volvo-740-940-intercooler_1695994194.html?spm=a2700.7724838.2017115.59.84003737Kjnhge

The intercoolers are listed...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-25-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,403
Posted By GTJordan
Powder coat or wrinkle paint on the intake...

Powder coat or wrinkle paint on the intake manifold?


How does the 1 piece driveshaft work on the getrag? The one I had didn't have a slip. Did you have one built into the driveshaft?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 17,694
Posted By GTJordan
Progress has slowed again. Got married last...

Progress has slowed again. Got married last September. At the wedding my aunt from Germany let us know she was getting married in April. So we started saving for a trip.

Competed in Volvo's vista...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By GTJordan
Put it in and try...

Put it in and try...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 739
Posted By GTJordan
Yup, that Casey guy is the one who said he would...

Yup, that Casey guy is the one who said he would send one to me. But never did. I would have liked something like that.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 739
Posted By GTJordan
I found the same interference. I had a bunch of...

I found the same interference. I had a bunch of other stuff to do , so I haven't looked at a solution.

There was a guy that made a new pipe. He said he was going to send me one, but he never did....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-01-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 772
Posted By GTJordan
It's way easier than it sounds. The headlamp pops...

It's way easier than it sounds. The headlamp pops out in 2 seconds with two clips.

I just push the PS reservoir under the intake manifold

Jordan
Forum: projects & restorations 03-14-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 541
Views: 71,888
Posted By GTJordan
Pull the head, but just run a fingernail over the...

Pull the head, but just run a fingernail over the vertical scratches. If you can't snag your nail on them, I wouldn't worry about them.

Remember that compression test is dynamic, so static...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-25-2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,312
Posted By GTJordan
We just need Josh (?) I think he went by 940Ti or...

We just need Josh (?) I think he went by 940Ti or something, and we can have an OldGrandpaTune Party.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-22-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 699
Posted By GTJordan
From memory here, I believe the dipstick passes...

From memory here, I believe the dipstick passes through the cylinder head, and its open in that area. So if you don't pull it out really centered, you get the crappy reading. I pull, wipe, retest,...
Forum: showroom 01-19-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,537
Posted By GTJordan
Craig, you can always practice on mine first........

Craig, you can always practice on mine first.....


EvilEvo- once the spot welds are drilled out, use a scissor jack inside the spare tire well to push on the fender to the desired location.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-15-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 88,860
Posted By GTJordan
Dave Barton Changed his mounts to match the stock...

Dave Barton Changed his mounts to match the stock style. I checked his website but couldn't find anything. It must have been in a thread here somewhere. He had diagrams of everything also.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-08-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,185
Posted By GTJordan
Dkrause? SlowVo?

Dkrause? SlowVo?
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 10,279
Posted By GTJordan
I have one of those heaters for my 242. I haven't...

I have one of those heaters for my 242. I haven't tried fitting it yet. It was really cheap from summit racing. I wouldn't be surprised if you could get it cheaper on Alibaba?

Jordan
Forum: performance & modifications 01-05-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,108
Posted By GTJordan
That was crazy. I didn't see that when I first...

That was crazy. I didn't see that when I first watched. Man, I wasn't expecting that.... Hmm I have some corbeau's. I better youtube them.....
Forum: performance & modifications 01-05-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,108
Posted By GTJordan
Wow.

Wow.
Forum: showroom 12-23-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3,652
Views: 612,560
Posted By GTJordan
I'll try and get some. Pm me your number. Might...

I'll try and get some. Pm me your number. Might be easier to text the pictures.

Not sure they'd have room for an entire seat. Want the fabric? I could pull it off.
Forum: showroom 12-23-2017, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3,652
Views: 612,560
Posted By GTJordan
Ok, so I started going through the boxes. Sort...

Ok, so I started going through the boxes. Sort of anyways. Here is the first truck load of stuff.
Prices are in there, just as sort of an average. Prices may vary depending on quality of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2017, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 557
Posted By GTJordan
The SV/R will have an angle gear/awd...

The SV/R will have an angle gear/awd transmission. May want to find a FWD version of the M66?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-19-2017, 10:23 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 84,642
Posted By GTJordan
Fly me down for a weekend, I'll help us out! ...

Fly me down for a weekend, I'll help us out! Haha. I haven't done an m90 swap, but did a getrag swap in my old 740. Can't be that bad!
Forum: performance & modifications 12-19-2017, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 645
Posted By GTJordan
For what sort of specs? Bearing clearances, and...

For what sort of specs? Bearing clearances, and play and other specs yes. But Not for like, stroke, rod length, piston comp height etc etc. Is that what you meant?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-17-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 10,279
Posted By GTJordan
Crap I'm just going to miss it. We arrive on the...

Crap I'm just going to miss it. We arrive on the 19th of April. Wedding in Cologne Germany the 21st. Then fly back may 2nd with a. Couple days in Iceland.

I randomly saw a Facebook post about an...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-17-2017, 11:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,344
Posted By GTJordan
My NIW exhaust manifold for the 16v includes a...

My NIW exhaust manifold for the 16v includes a water pump with an elbow welded on.
Forum: showroom 12-16-2017, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3,652
Views: 612,560
Posted By GTJordan
Thanks. I've had the same thoughts. I've...

Thanks.

I've had the same thoughts. I've told the wife to use a chunk of my life insurance to pay someone to finish my 242, then store it for the kids. He was quite young- 38. I'm not far...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-14-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 10,279
Posted By GTJordan
Hey is there a Netherlands tbricks type meet...

Hey is there a Netherlands tbricks type meet ever? I'm going to be there in April next year and would like to see some of these cars (though, i guess most projects won't be on the road in the coming...
Forum: showroom 12-14-2017, 03:15 PM
Replies: 3,652
Views: 612,560
Posted By GTJordan
That is probably what I'm going to do. It...

That is probably what I'm going to do.

It will be a huge list.
Forum: showroom 12-14-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3,652
Views: 612,560
Posted By GTJordan
Guys (and gals). A local 240 nut (nicest guy...

Guys (and gals).

A local 240 nut (nicest guy you'd ever meet) passed away a couple of weeks ago. His family didn't want to sell his parts collection individually. I bought the lot, without...
Forum: showroom 12-12-2017, 12:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 777
Posted By GTJordan
I see dirt on the drivers floor tray. Start...

I see dirt on the drivers floor tray. Start cleaning.
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